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The coin engraver's art… That Christmas feeling thirty times a year

04 December 2019

In the first instalment in his new column for allaboutcoins Royal Canadian Mint engraver Matthew Bowen describes the excitement of taking on a new coin assignment and the intricacies of the engraving process

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Demand for Roger Federer coin crashes mint website
Demand for a 20-franc silver uncirculated commemorative coin dedicated to tennis star Roger Federer crashed the…
02 December 2019
Currency in crisis exhibition at British Museum
The current exhibition in Room 69a at the British Museum provides an insight into the German emergency money of 1914 to…
30 November 2019
Vote now in the 2019 Change Checker Awards
We’re delighted to announce the 2019 Change Checker Awards, in association with All About Coins, where we’ll be…
12 November 2019
Poppy-shaped coin from Canada
The Royal Canadian Mint has issued a poppy-shaped silver coin to mark Remembrance Day.
09 November 2019
Get your free George V threepence and help secure the future of coin collecting!…
Today (4 November) The London Mint Office released 120,000 original silver George V threepence coins to the public for…
04 November 2019
Online exhibition shows rare coins in 3D
The Smithsonian’s National Numismatic Collection have created 3D models of eighty coins, some of which are now available…
16 October 2019
Royal Mint reveal 2018 coin circulation figures
The Royal Mint have revealed the circulation figures for coins issued in 2018, with some of the Beatrix Potter 50p coins…
14 October 2019
Chew Valley Hoard sheds new light on Anglo-Saxon life
Over 2,500 11th-century silver coins were recently discovered in north-east Somerset, by a group of metal detectorists,…
11 October 2019

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